The Legislative Week The Senate:
¶ Discussed at length the Norbeck-Burtness bill to give Federal aid in assisting farmers to diversify their crops.
¶Ratified treaties with France and Belgium regarding the rights of Americans in the former German colonies of East Africa, Cameroon and Togoland, now under mandate. ¶ Discussed and rediscussed the oil scandal.
¶Passed the Treasury and Post Office Appropriation bill (previously passed by the House), adding $2,500,000 for the expense of the Customs Service.
¶Confirmed the nomination of Joseph C. Grew, Minister to Switzerland, to be Under Secretary...